Breaking Character explores disability representation through the eyes of six performers with disabilities trying to make it onto the screen, stage, comedy club circuit, and runway.
Breaking Character debuts Wednesday, April 27, at 8 p.m. Eastern on AMI-tv. Episodes can be streamed on demand on AMI.ca and the AMI-tv App for Apple and Android.
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The performers featured in Season one of Breaking Character include:
Alexia Vassos, a stage and screen actor who is a little person
Dan Barra-Berger, a comedian who is legally blind
Caeden Lawrence, a TV and film actor who is hard of hearing
Tai Young, a performer and personality who is a wheelchair user
Catherine Joell McKinnon, an actor, filmmaker and ASL coach who is Deaf
Rachel Romu, a model, musician and activist who has Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
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